Services

Athena Planning offers a full range of cost-effective town planning and development services to private and public sector clients throughout the UK. We also offer assistance in specialist areas, in particular: retail planning and impact assessment, listed buildings and conservation areas, and urban design. We have experience of leading and working as part of multi-discipline teams on large scale developments including environmental impact assessments. Our clients include house-builders; developers; retailers; private industry; local authorities; other public bodies; and other private clients, small businesses, landowners, etc.   

 

Land use planning advice

  • planning applications

  • lawful development certificates

  • listed building and conservation area issues

  • Objections

 

Appeals and Inquiries

  • written representation appeals and hearings

  • enforcement appeals and inquiries

  • expert witness at public inquiries

 

Site development

  • site-finding and assessment

  • master plans

  • urban design studies

  • development briefs

 

Development Plans

  • plan monitoring

  • submission of representations

  • negotiations with local planning authorities

  • expert witness at public local inquiries

 

Retail Planning

  • retail impact assessments and audits

  • retail capacity studies

  • town centre health checks

  • advice on shopping policy issues

  • expert witness

 

Urban Regeneration

  • feasibility studies

  • redevelopment projects

  • environmental improvement schemes

 

Environmental Planning

  • environmental assessment

  • water and waste disposal planning

 

Heritage

  • Heritage Statements

  • Building recording